Super eagles coach Gernot Rohr is hoping to get a maximum points against the new debutant in other to boast their confidence in the tournament.
Gernot Rohr said beating the debutant will help stamp their authority in the group as the super eagles will be facing another debutant Madagascar who are also in the same group with super eagles.
” The Super Eagles are hoping to secure the top spot in the group, as this will boast our confidence in the knockout round.”
“A win in the opening match is very important as it will help to stabilize the team. Every team want to establish supremacy with result, we will be hoping to do that when we face the Swallows”.
Super Eagles play Burundi by 6:00 pm and face Guinea in their next match.